What's On

What's on in Wexford

Note that due to the National Government recommendations regarding COVID-19, please contact the venue to confirm if the event is still going ahead.

Wexford's musical and cultural scene is busy all year round. 

  • Festivals: Wexford is internationally known for the Opera Festival, but Wexford has much more. Food and harvest festivals, the Spiegeltent, literary festivals or the Fringe festival to name a few
  • Loads of family-friendly events take place around the County. Check Wells House and Gardens,  Johnstown Castle, the Irish National Heritage Park among others to find children events and activities
  • Comedy and live music gigs in Wexford are a must. Look up the Presentation and Wexford Art Centres and many pubs like the Crown in Wexford town or the Bailey in Enniscorthy 
  • Find the list of art and crafts events or lovely heritage workshops on traditional methods in the Irish National Heritage Park and other venues

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Wexford Spiegeltent Festival 2021

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  Wexford Spiegeltent Festival is back in all its wonderful glory for 2021!    The Paradiso Spiegeltent will once again grace the spectacular setting of Wexford Quay front, with a host of international and national acts to entertain, excite and delight!   The line-up includes the best music acts on the scene today, along with […]

Hedgerow Cooking – Elderberry Syrup

Mon 27th September - Thu 30th September
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Join Lorraine From Gallivanting.ie for an entertaining workshop on all things Elderberry!   Elderberry syrup has been made in rural Ireland for centuries, a trusty (and tasty!) way to protect against colds and flu’s and here in Wexford, just like our strawberries, you’ll find the biggest and juiciest elderberries growing in the woodlands and hedgerows.  […]

Hedgerow Cooking – Hawthorn Ketchup

Mon 4th October - Thu 7th October
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Join Lorraine from Gallivanting.ie at her home in Gorey for a workshop on all things Foraging!   The Hedgerows of Wexford are simply bursting with fruits, nuts, and berries at Autumn rolls in, and what better way to remember your visit to Wexford than returning home with a bottle of Hedgerow Ketchup you have made […]

Owen Colgan – Still Alive

Wed 6th October

After multiple sold out Irish tours Owen Colgan is back with a brand new show ‘Still Alive’. Crown Live | 20th November 2021   Owen Colgan, the Irish cult comedy hero is best known for his role as Buzz McDonnell from Hardy Bucks. He has starred in 4 successful seasons which aired on Ireland’s national broadcaster RTÉ, as well […]

I am Baba

Sat 16th October - Sat 16th October

I Am Baba created by Anna Newell Presented by Anna Newell Theatre Adventures and The Civic, Tallaght I AM BABA is a theatre adventure for babies created by internationally renowned theatre director Anna Newell and award-winning composer David Goodall whose shows for early years have been seen on five continents. I AM BABA is a […]


Thu 21st October - Sat 23rd October

Decadent Theatre Company presents Eden written by Eugene O’Brien, Directed by Andrew Flynn and starring Maeve Fitzpatrick and Patrick Murphy.   Eden is the powerful story of an ordinary relationship on an extraordinary weekend. Billy and Breda are approaching their 10th wedding anniversary. Breda is determined that this will be the weekend that saves their […]

Wexford Races 24th and 25th October

Sun 24th October - Mon 25th October

Wexford Races

Four Rivers announces its Inagural Season to the South East

Fri 15th October - Sat 16th October
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Four Rivers Launches its Inaugural Season with   The Beauty Queen of Leenane       Four Rivers Theatre Company, in association with Theatre Royal Waterford, has announced that it will launch its 2021 season with a new production of ‘The Beauty Queen of Leenane’, premiering at Theatre Royal Waterford before embarking on a national […]

70th Wexford Festival Opera: Shakespeare in the Heart

Tue 19th October - Sun 31st October

  From 19th October to 31st October, Wexford Festival Opera is celebrating its 70th Anniversary. It is looking forward to welcoming live audiences back into the National Opera House to experience the magic that is Wexford Festival Opera.   WFO has found exciting and innovative ways to present over 50 events this October. From main-stage […]

Land of Light Shines at Wells House & Gardens

Fri 22nd October - Sun 19th December
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  Land of Light prepares to Shine on Ireland’s South East Prepare to be wowed…Prepare to be amazed…’Land of Light’ has arrived!   An incredible and unique family-friendly experience is launching at Wells House and Gardens in County Wexford on October 22nd, ‘Land of Light’ is set in the stunning grounds of this Victorian Mansion […]

A Wilde Fan

Fri 8th October - Sat 9th October

Through his plays, poetry, prose and extraordinary life, Oscar Wilde has been a constant source of inspiration and obsession for acclaimed actor Myles Breen. Reuniting with director Liam O’Brien (Language UnBecoming A Lady / The Bachelor of Kilkish), the international award winning company presents their 15th production on tour. Featuring excerpts from Wilde’s writings alongside […]

Leather Journal Cover with Roy Gallagher

Sat 2nd October - Sat 2nd October

Participants will build their own journal cover and will design their own artwork for it. This is a basic tooling workshop.  A5 journal included. €65 per participant Pre-booking essential Please note that all our courses are subject to change in accordance with the Government’s restrictions. 

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